Our mission is to help the poor, disabled, disadvantaged and elderly with the basic needs of food, clothing, housing and medical expenses. We strive to help those who are experiencing a “crisis” in their lives. This crisis may be financial because of the loss of employment, medical because of the illness of a family member, or psychological because of a stressful situation in daily life.
Clients receive help from the Christian Assistance Network in many different ways. All financial assistance is paid directly to a business, landlord, vendor, etc.; no cash handouts are given. We help as a financial and a skill-building resource. We also help clients improve their skills. Each client is assessed through an intake process, and each individual’s or family’s needs are met on a case by case basis.
We C.A.N. help with
- Energy Assistance
- Rent or Mortgage
- Food and Clothing
- Home Repair
- Medical Needs
- Budget Counseling
- Debt Reduction
- Connecting to Community Resources
- Fostering a Stable Life Style
C.A.N. is a Grove City United Way supported agency and works closely with local community organizations, including the Grove City Area United Way, Salvation Army, the Grove City Community Food Pantry, Thrifty Threads, Reaching Up Reaching Out, Grove City College, and local churches to meet the needs of clients.
C.A.N. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization listed with the IRS as “Christians in Action in Crisis, Inc. All donations are fully tax deductible.
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